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The Yoruba diaspora in the Atlantic world / edited by Toyin Falola and Matt D. Childs

Catalog Data

Author:
Falola, Toyin  Search this
Childs, Matt D. 1970-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 455 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
America
Africa, West
Date:
2004
C2004
Notes:
Reviewed by Heather Shirey in African arts (Los Angeles) 40 (4) winter 2007, pages 93-95 (N1.A258 AFA).
Reviewed by Lioba Rossbach de Olmos in Anthropos (Friboug) 101 (2) 2006, pages 606-607 (GN1.A6287 AFA).
Contents:
The Yoruba diaspora in the Atlantic world : methodology and research / Matt D. Childs and Toyin Falola -- The diaspora of Yoruba speakers, 1650-1865 : dimensions and implications / David Eltis -- The Yoruba factor in the trans-Atlantic slave trade / Paul E. Lovejoy -- The enslavement of Yoruba / Ann O'Hear -- Nagô and Mina : the Yoruba diaspora in Brazil / João José Reis and Beatriz Gallotti Mamigonian -- The Yoruba in Cuba : origins, identities, and transformations / Michele Reid -- Africans in a colony of creoles : the Yoruba in colonial Costa Rica / Russell Lohse -- Yoruba in the British Caribbean : a comparative perspective on Trinidad and the Bahamas / Rosalyn Howard -- The influential Yoruba past in Haiti / Kevin Roberts -- The "nagôization" process in Bahian candomblé / Luis Nicolau Parés -- Santería in Cuba : tradition and transformation / Christine Ayorinde -- From Gbe to Yoruba : ethnic change and the Mina nation in Rio de Janeiro / Mariza C. Soares -- Yoruba family, gender, and kinship roles in new world slavery / Kevin Roberts -- Revolution and religion : Yoruba sacred music in socialist Cuba / Robin Moore -- Reclaiming the past : Yoruba elements in African American arts / Babatunde Lawal -- "Yorubaisms" in African American "speech" patterns / Augustine H. Agwuele -- Yoruba liberated slaves who returned to West Africa / Robin Law -- The Yoruba diaspora in Sierra Leone's Krio society / C. Magbaily Fyle -- Liberated slaves and Islam in nineteenth-century West Africa / Gibril R. Cole
Topic:
History  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Return migration  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_790934